Location: Columbus, OH
Member since 11/1/2013


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Reviews by Gottabelieve

52 Yr TT/BL /BA/ Lipo It's Now or Never!!!! Let's Do This Dr Ortega !!! - Miami, FL

I'm taking the next step in my " poor body image " journey. I have been obsessed with this site ever since I learned of it! What a great way to see others journeys for hope and encouragement! THANK YOU ! THANK YOU! So here I go! I have lived half my life over weight. Basically since my first... READ MORE

Questions from Gottabelieve

What blood work would be recommended 6-8 months before surgery?

I am preparing for TT -BA-BL in early 2015. Going for routine thyroid labs next week. Would it be a good time to get other labs done to see if vitamins / iron/ or other... READ MORE

What is normal procedure for aftercare of surgery out of state/country?

I am looking at traveling to DR or even to another state for my procedures. I am concerned about follow ups and aftercare once I get home . How is that managed ? Will my... READ MORE

After TT and Lipo, will I be able to tone and strengthen abs after procedure and actually see definition?

I am having TT with LIPO , breast lift with implants later this year! I have lost 56 lbs and still need to lose another 20 or so to get to goal . After TT and Lipo will I be... READ MORE

52 yr old in good health. Should I have both procedures at the same time?

I am scheduled to have MOMMY MAKEOVER in just 3 short weeks. Is it best to do breast lift and augmentation along with TT at the same time? Maybe I'm just getting a little... READ MORE

How long is too long to keep drains in after mommy makeover?

I still have my two drains I'm two weeks post op. Left (top) drain I believe is ready to be removed. It's draining 20cc or less in 24 hours . My right drain (lower) drain is... READ MORE

Recent comments from Gottabelieve

Thank you ! I'm almost two weeks out!!!!! READ COMMENT

Thank you ! I'm almost two weeks out!!!!! READ COMMENT

Yes I did !!!! I still can't believe I did it !!!! I'm two weeks this Wednesday !!! READ COMMENT

That is great! Get the silicone scar treatment they have there! You are looking great!!! Happy healing!!! READ COMMENT